production supervisor resume example with 8+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Focused professional knowledgeable about devising innovative solutions to diverse business concerns and goals. Strategic and forward-thinking leader with self-motivated and tactical mindset. Excellent relationship-building and critical thinking skills with determined and decisive nature. Versatile Production Supervisor knowledgeable about equipment operation, quality standards and safety hazards. Versed in documentation, compliance and scheduling. Streamlines workflow to maintain productivity and proactively addresses challenges to minimize downtime. Performance-oriented manufacturing professional with demonstrated skills in enhancing workflows and resource utilization to achieve demanding [Industry] targets. Hardworking leader and analytical problem-solver with conscientious approach to tackling operations issues. Decisive leader and collaborative team-builder with good planning and multitasking abilities. History of overseeing all workers in high-volume production settings as successful [Job Title]. Offers solid focus on performance optimization. Safety-knowledgeable and adaptable to dynamic operational conditions. Decisive Production Supervisor exceptionally skilled at identifying measures to improve production methods and equipment performance. Consistently achieved inventory goals and maintained minimal downtime for production lines.

  • Assembly and production
  • Production targets
  • Project Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Staff Management
  • Quality assurance
  • Equipment operation
  • Schedule Management
  • Manufacturing
  • Equipment monitoring
  • Materials management
  • Operations management
Central Lakes College Brainerd, MN Expected in 06/2017 Certificate of Completion : First Responder - GPA :
Warroad High School Warroad, MN Expected in 05/2007 High School Diploma : - GPA :
  • Awarded [Award Name]
  • AWAIR Training - 11/01/2019
  • BLOODBORNE PATH Training - 06/30/2019
  • COMPRESSED AIR Training - 09/13/2019
  • ERGONOMICS Training - 03/31/2019
  • FIRE EXTGSH/PREVENTION Training - 08/30/2019
  • FORKLIFT Training - 02/10/2021
  • LEAD WASTE Training - 01/03/2020
  • LOCKOUT/TAGOUT Training - 01/31/2019
  • POWERED IND VEHICLE AWARE Training - 11/29/2019
  • RIGHT TO KNOW, HAZ COMM Training - 10/18/2019
  • Used Microsoft Excel to develop inventory tracking spreadsheets.
  • Supervised team of 135 staff members.

Work History
Excelitas Technologies - Production Supervisor
Billerica, MA, 02/2019 - Current
  • Resolved issues quickly to maintain productivity goals.
  • Evaluated team member performance regularly to identify and resolve productivity concerns.
  • Established clear priorities and production quality standards.
  • Trained staff of direct labor employees to perform assembly and manufacture of specified products.
  • Accomplished targets and met demand by assessing equipment performance, reviewing materials supplies and organizing manpower.
  • Prepared in advance for and addressed production problems, material deficits, equipment failures and unavoidable delays.
  • Achieved on-time shipments goal by empowering employees to continued success.
  • Reduced obstacles and variables to maintain production performance and meet deadlines.
  • Set and enforced performance-oriented production approach, significantly increasing worker output and reducing safety incidents.
  • Boosted production throughput and quality by revamping procedures and monitoring strategies.
  • Compiled production equipment status reports, detailing parts produced, downtime duration and potential quality concerns.
  • Utilized lean practices to balance workflow and alleviate redundancy.
  • Implemented program changes to identify and quickly resolve root cause issues bottlenecking production levels.
  • Evaluated incoming materials for quality and amounts ordered.
  • Collaborated across departments to establish project guidelines and create unique products to drive profitability.
Newell Brands - Production Lead
Wichita, KS, 03/2015 - 02/2019
  • Trained workers in proper operation, calibration and maintenance of production line equipment.
  • Coordinated effective schedules for production employees.
  • Maintained safe work areas by keeping pathways and stations free of hazards and excess waste or materials.
  • Monitored employee activities to verify consistent use of good manufacturing principles.
  • Handled production line documentation for waste, downtime and output.
  • Contributed to continuous improvement and lean initiatives by implementing directives.
  • Communicated clear instructions for general operations and product-specific runs to prevent errors and rework.
  • Organized regular production line cleaning and sanitation to prevent contamination and consumer illnesses.
  • Kept production line ready for monthly inspections and yearly audits by consistently following optimal processes.
  • Supported employees by accurately tracking time and proactively resolving any conflicts.
  • Operated equipment such as forklifts and overhead cranes to safely move heavy loads.
  • Sustained tour-ready production line through continuous and effective housekeeping plans.
  • Worked with supervisor and other team leads to manage and prioritize staffing assignments to meet customer demand and production schedules.
  • Monitored workers on site during production activities for safety procedures compliance.
Dewolff Boberg & Associates - Production Associate
Memphis, TN, 09/2013 - 03/2015
  • Organized work to meet demanding production goals.
  • Inspected final products to assess compliance with quality standards and established tolerances.
  • Supported current production needs by moving items between equipment, conveyors and staging areas.
  • Took on additional shifts during peak work periods to keep projects on schedule.
  • Checked and wrapped items, placed in boxes and labeled cartons for shipping.
  • Conducted quality inspections of finished products and made minor repairs to meet project expectations.
  • Took part in company-offered training sessions to improve skills and knowledge.
  • Supported machine operators in setup and operation of production equipment resulting in efficient runs.
  • Assembled [Type] products according to changing daily work orders and specific customer needs.
  • Demonstrated proper use of equipment to newly hired employees to avoid workplace injuries.
  • Adhered to all quality control standards by thoroughly evaluating all printed components.
  • Safely operated hand and power tools to complete repetitive tasks.
  • Maintained maximum organization and productivity by properly sorting project components on work tables.
  • Reviewed job specifications to determine appropriate setups for production runs.
  • Maintained machinery to prevent overloads and avoid malfunctions.
  • Investigated reports of defective, damaged or malfunctioning parts, assemblies, equipment and systems to identify problems and resolutions.
  • Attended weekly development team meetings and assisted in identification and resolution of issues to maintain timeline and budget integrity.
  • Supported development team in generation of technical requirements and product documentation to achieve process commonality.
  • Reviewed production specifications to verify accurate weights and measurements prior to mixing ingredients.
  • Monitored machinery in operation to identify concerns and make corrections or report complex problems.
  • Tracked production statuses, coordinated workflow and reported and coordinated schedules.
  • Provided work orders to outside vendors and maintained project specification records.
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School Attended

  • Central Lakes College
  • Warroad High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Production Supervisor
  • Production Lead
  • Production Associate


  • Certificate of Completion
  • High School Diploma

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